Socionext using PowerVR video IP cores in advanced SoCs

Thursday, January 5th, 2017 
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Imagination collaborates with Socionext on advanced video and display technologies

LAS VEGAS — International CES — Imagination Technologies (IMG.L) announces it is collaborating with Socionext Inc., a leader in advanced system-on-chip (SoC) technology for video and imaging systems, on new video and display technologies for multimedia applications. Socionext is leveraging PowerVR video IP cores in select advanced SoCs that can benefit from the efficiency, performance and advanced features they provide.

Says Mitsugu Naito, VP, Socionext: “Socionext is focused on delivering the world’s most comprehensive and sophisticated SoCs that can ultimately improve the lives of people across the globe. It is critical that we use the most advanced technologies, such as PowerVR video IP cores, as we strive to provide an ever-better quality of experience to our customers. Imagination’s flexible approach ensures that PowerVR video IP cores meet our exact requirements and provide clear differentiation in our SoCs.”

Says Graham Deacon, VP PowerVR business operations, Imagination: “PowerVR multimedia technologies provide more beautiful, engaging and compelling experiences on a wide range of embedded and mobile devices. We are delighted that our long-time partner Socionext is taking advantage of some of our PowerVR video IP cores as the company continues to deliver highly innovative products.”

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